Why Cryptomessaging?

Social networks and media sites have created walled gardens to collect vast amounts of personal behavior data. That data is used to create increasingly addictive experiences, putting each persons true happiness and the overall health of our society second to corporate profits. Max Stossel created the following video which explains the problem so well.

A Solution: Unbundle the social network, and put the user in control

Each social network, internally, has many services that work together: identity management, chat, a social graph, recommendation engines, news feed, etc. We can unbundle these services and create a marketplace, so users can pick and choose which ones they trust and want to use.

For a technical break-down, please visit our Architecture page. Otherwise, the following are an easy way to think of our key ingredients:

We Need Your Help

We are creating the next generation of social networking services and we would really appreciate your help.